Sports fans across the world are very impressed by the latest accomplishment of Stephen Curry at the American Century Championship. As most NBA fans should be aware, the star point guard for the Golden State Warriors is widely regarded and acknowledged as the greatest shooter that the game of basketball has ever seen.
Not only is Steph a savant with the basketball, he has also shown a fair amount of interest and proficiency in the sport of golf. Branching out and trying different sports is a growing trend that we have witnessed among professional athletes for a while now.
With that being said, fans should certainly want to know what Curry did most recently at the ACC and how others reacted upon hearing his feat. Let us take a closer look and find out more.
Fans react to Stephen Curry’s hole-in-one at the American Century Championship
It turns out that Steph’s incredible marksmanship and range is not solely related to the sport of basketball. Anyone who has been following the NBA for a while will know that Curry’s shooting release speed and incredible range set him apart from all other competitors in the league.
Although it is unclear if Steph rivals golf legends in terms of proficiency, he certainly garnered attention by acing a 152-yard 7th hole in the American Century Championship. To those who do not know, the ACC is a well-known celebrity golf tournament held during the second week of July every year at the shore of Lake Tahoe, a place in Nevada.
STEPH CURRY HOLE-IN-ONE! 🔥🤯
The first EVER on the 152-yard 7th at the @ACChampionship!
— NBC Sports (@NBCSports) July 15, 2023
As we can tell, Steph took his shot without hesitation and soon ran the entire distance he covered in order to celebrate this impressive feat. Having seen Curry make this incredible hole-in-one led to fans marveling at his abilities and wondering if there was any range that is outside his capability to reach, “Is there no distance he can’t shoot from?”
Is there no distance he can’t shoot from?
— Tyler Kelch and 497 Others (@TylerKelch) July 15, 2023
This is how all golfers should celebrate a hole in one 😄👌
— Andy Murray (@andy_murray) July 15, 2023
— Dennis (@dennis_k_g) July 15, 2023
Steph Curry could kick an 80 yard field goal. pic.twitter.com/SkitV43qal
— Dustin (StudMuffin.eth) (@dustinthedad) July 15, 2023
Since Stephen Curry is much closer to a professional golfer, especially when compared to other celebrities, it was no real surprise to find out that he led the leaderboard and ended up winning this tournament. Some fans even posted other impressive shots that he has made in the sport of golf. In any case, most of us are quite impressed to see Steph show proficiency in golf and grow as a well-rounded athlete.